Monday, 18 June 2018

Agriculture: Negotiations for a new EU-ACP Partnership Agreement

European Parliament resolution of 14 June 2018 on the upcoming negotiations for a new Partnership Agreement between the European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States

''Regrets that the draft negotiating mandate envisions no provisions on ensuring a sustainable development dimension for agriculture, despite the huge challenges faced by ACP farmers as a result of climate change; calls on the negotiating parties to include support schemes for sustainable agricultural practices in the new agreement''

Source: European Parliament